Fautua Otto returns to Sevens fold

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Fautua Otto of Samoa attemps to give Dan Norton the hand off during Cup Final.

Fautua Otto of Samoa attemps to give Dan Norton the hand off during Cup Final. (Photo: Stephen Hindley/SPORTDXB)

Member of the victorious Manu Samoa Sevens team that won Samoa’s first and only I.R.B World title, Fautua Otto, is back in the team.

Otto, who has returned to Samoa after playing professionally in Europe, is a member of the Manu Samoa Sevens team for the Oceania Sevens in Fiji this weekend.

The team is one of two teams being used by Coach Sir Gordon Tietjens to finalise his team for the first leg of the H.S.B.C. World Sevens Series in Dubai.   

The team for Fiji also sees the return of Tulolo Tulolo, Alatasi Tupou, Tom Iosefo and Tila Mealoi.

Another Manu Samoa Sevens team won the plate at the Silicon Valley Sevens tournament on Monday. 

 

Team for the Oceania Sevens 

1. Gordon Langkilde

2. Tofatuimoana Solia

3. Lester Sefo

4. Tulolo Tulolo

5. David Afamasaga

6. Alatasi Tupou

7. Fautua Otto

8. Neria Fomai

9. Laaloi Leilua

10. Tom Iosefo

11. Paulo Jr Scanlan

12. Tila Mealoi

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